- 5 months ago
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Public humiliation and contractual obligations be damned, Wanderlei Silva just wasn't in the mood for TUF. I'm sure some MMA fans can relate. Serving as coaches on the third season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen didn't wait long to roll out the dramatics. As the two sides were set to divvy up the prospects, Silva apparently challenged Sonnen to apologize for his numerous unflattering statements about Brazil. Confronted with Sonnen's absolute refusal, Silva thre read news >>
- 2 years ago
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LOS ANGELES - Oddsmakers aren't giving UFC on FOX 4 headliner Brandon Vera much of a chance againstMauricio "Shogun" Rua, but UFC President Dana White thinks "The Truth" might be primed to offer a big surprise.
"This guy has been publicly smashed by the fans, the media - I mean everybody is just hammering this guy," White said. "That's the type of thing that motivates a guy.
"Before Thursday's press conference, he told me, 'Thank you so much for this opportunity. ... I've never had so read news >>
- 6 years ago
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File this one under “Further Humiliation of the International Fight League Department”: Former IFL standout Roy Nelson was recently advised by UFC brass that it would be in his best interests to doff the excess weight surrounding his midsection. read news >>